Patricia Kelly died on March 31st, in Portiuncula Hospital, where her late husband had spent so much of his working life.

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Legal action: Patricia Kelly of Console leaves  the Four Courts  on Tuesday. Photograph: Collins

It’s a scandal Which one? The charities one Which one? That your man from Console got that €600,000 That wasn’t Console. That was your man at the(...)

 Paul Kelly, former  Console director:  talks are continuing to find a home for staff and services provided up to now by the defunct and discredited   charity. Photograph: Mark Stedman/

Discussions are continuing this weekend at the Department of Health to find a home for staff and services provided up to now by the defunct and discr(...)

Interim chief executive of Console David Hall said the Minister for Health needed to decide if the suicide charity could continue. Photograph: Collins

Minister for Health Simon Harris needs to decide whether Console should continue, according to the interim chief executive of the embattled suicide ch(...)

Patricia Kelly of Console Charity and wife of Paul Kelly is seen  leaving the Four Courts on Tuesday  after a High Court hearing. Photograph: Collins

Interim boss of the Console charity, David Hall, has told the High Court he has lost any remaining confidence in its founder Paul Kelly after a search(...)

Founder of Console Paul Kelly, who resigned last week, has denied allegations of mismanagement and poor governance. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/ The Irish Times

The founder of suicide prevention charity Console, his wife and son ran up credit card bills of almost €500,000 on items such as groceries, designer c(...)

 Paul Kelly, Console founder and  chief executive: in 1983, he pretended to be a doctor and got a job  for three weeks at the Royal City of Dublin Hospital on Baggot Street. Photograph: Domnick Walsh/Eye Focus

Paul Kelly, the founder of suicide prevention charity Console, received director payments totalling €215,000 between 2010 and 2012 in an apparent bre(...)

Patricia Kelly: “I’m never going to be 100 per cent Irish, but I’ve always felt very welcome there”

When Patricia Kelly sings, you listen. Her voice has been a constant throughout a life in the public eye as a member of one of Germany’s most famous (...)